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Uganda Christian University | Uganda | Log in or register to see the closing date
- Bachelor's degree
- Medical, health
- Expert (non-managerial)
- Full Time
To facilitate a complete healing (psychological, emotional, spiritual, physical, social and economical) of individuals and the community.
Qualifications and experience:
- Must have a Masters of Arts in Counseling Psychology / Master of Clinical Counseling Psychology from a reorganized institution of higher learning.
Must have a Bachelors degree of Arts in Counseling Psychology from a recognized institution of higher learning.
Must have practical counseling work experience of not less than three years with young adults.
Must have people skills:
Ability to listen well
Ability to build warm, respectful and caring relationships
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Ability to analyze problems and formulate management plans
Public speaking skills: ability to communicate clearly to individuals, small and large groups
Teaching skills: ability to clearly present academic information and teach practical skills to both individuals and groups at both undergraduate and graduate level.
Interpersonal professional skills: ability to cooperate and network on a multidisciplinary team including medical, chaplaincy, academic staff, administration, Director of Student Affairs office, and other counselors and psychologists to optimally serve the clients.
Leadership skills: ability to manage the department in absence of the University Counselor
Discernment and good judgment to know when to refer a client to another counselor or another professional in consultation with the University Counselor
Good time management
Good knowledge of University policies, structures and the general working of the University
- Must be a mature and practicing Christian of integrity
Send two (2) copies of an application letter together with an updated Curriculum Vitae and three references
Attach copies of certified academic and professional certificates and transcripts
Applications sent online must be in one PDF document
The Director, Human Resource & Administration
Uganda Christian University
P.O Box 4, Mukono
- Conduct individual counseling sessions with any member of the university community who may require counseling services.
Group counseling sessions for individuals who may be working through similar challenges.
Provide learning opportunities for members of the University community through talks, seminars, workshops, and public discussions on issues that concern their mental, emotional, relational and over-all well-being.
Build up, maintain and continually update the information and resource base within the Counseling Department and Office: books, pamphlets, audio and audio-visual resources.
Supervise counselor trainees who carry out counseling practicum within the University and under the Counseling Department.
- Any other official duties assigned by the University Counselor, the Director of Student Affairs and Deputy Vice Chancellor Finance and Administration.
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: PermanentJob type
: Full TimeLocation
: UgandaArea of work
: Medical, healthSeniority
: Expert (non-managerial)
Job RequirementsRequired education
: Bachelor's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 5 yearsRequired skills
: Supervision; Content management; Counseling; Public speaking; Training program planning; Event managementRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)